Friday, March 26, 2010

DIfferent Names of Radha...

Radhika - This is the most common epithet, meaning she whose worship of the Krishna is all powerful. She who embodies supreme focus and mental clarity. The incarnation of the goddess Lakshmi. Beauty, intelligence, and good fortuned one.

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Govinda-nandini - She who gives pleasure to Govinda, name of Krishna, referring to his youthful occupation as a cowherd. His names translate to "cowherd". Sanskrit go means "cow"; pāla and vinda form tatpurusha compounds, literally translating to "finder of cows" and "protector of cows", respectively.The story of how Krishna was given... (Krishna)

Govinda-mohini - She who mystifies Govinda

Govinda-sarvasva - The all-in-all of Govinda

Sarva-kanta Shiromani - The crown jewel of all Krishna's consorts

Krishnamayi - The one who sees Krishna both within and without

Madan-Mohan-Mohini - Within Gaudiya tradition Krishna (as the Supreme Person) is believed to be the enchanter of all living beings, including even Kamadev, Kāmadeva is the Hindu deity of love. His other names include Ragavrinta , Ananga , Kandarpa , Manmatha , Manasija , Madana , Ratikānta ,... (Madan) - The god of attraction. Because Radha has the unique position of being able to enchant even Krishna she is therefore known as Madan-Mohan-Mohini: the enchanter of the enchanter of Cupid.

Aradhana - The root name of Radharani, meaning one who excels in worshiping Krishna

Sarva-lakshmi - The original source of all the goddesses of fortune

Vrshabhanu-nandini - Daughter of Vrishabanu

Vrndavaneshvari - Queen of Vrindavana

Lalita-Sakhi - Friend of the gopi Lalita (gopi), Lalita the name of one of the principal gopis within traditional Gaudiya Vaishnava worship of Radha and Krishna.-Among the gopis:Within Vaishnava theology and Gaudiya Vaishnava tradition, Lalita is included amongst the eight principle gopis, known as 'sakhis' or friends of Srimati Radharani, Lord...

Gokula-Taruni - She whom all young girls of Gokul, According to Hindu mythology concerning Lord Krishna, Gokul was the place where Lord Krishna was brought up under the care of Nanda and Yashoda, the first family of the village. Since Kamsa, Krishna's uncle, used to kill every baby born to Devaki, Nanda exchanged his own new born daughter with... worship

Damodara Rati - She who dresses herself to please Damodara (Krishna)

Radharani – Radha the queen

RadhaKrishna - Worship of Krishna with Radha

Vrajrani - Queen of Vraj ( Krishna being the king)